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Main Title Noise Emission Standards for Surface Transportation Equipment - Regulatory Analysis of the Noise Emission Regulations for Truck-Mounted Solid Waste Compactors.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Arlington, VA. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA/550/9-79/257;
Stock Number PB80-101488
Additional Subjects Industrial trucks ; Garbage disposal ; Noise pollution ; Noise reduction ; Standards ; Economic analysis ; Regulations ; Compaction equipment ; Environmental impacts ; Transportation noise ; Solid waste compaction ; Noise levels ; Solid wastes ; Garbage trucks
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB80-101488 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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This document presents the technical data and analysis used by EPA in developing the Noise Emission Regulations for Truck-Mounted Solid Waste Compactors. The information presented includes a detailed description of the truck-mounted solid waste compactor industry and the product; baseline noise levels for current compactors; a description of the measurement methodology; an analysis of the health and welfare impacts and potential benefits of regulation; the noise control technology available; an analysis of the costs and potential economic effects of regulation; the enforcement procedures; existing local, state, and foreign regulations applicable to compactor noise emissions; an analysis of comments to the public docket; and a description of the participation of the public throughout the development of the regulation.